Overview: 

Child beater spared jail after trying to meet a child for sex!

This is Michael Ward, a child beater from the Heaton/Byker area who hit a child after the child bumped into him by accident when Michael was playing on a games console.

Whilst on a suspended sentence for the offence, he tried to meet a child following sexual grooming, saying he would take her to a hotel and have sex with her.

Charges:

When confronted, Michael stated he gets voices in his head and said he wanted to stab us.

He was sentenced (on Oct 30th) to:

– 6 months imprisonment, suspended for 2 years.

– 7 years on sex offenders register.

– 7 years SHPO (Sexual Harm Prevention Order).